From the monthly archives: August 2013

Evening Then The Day

August 26, 2013 by

Have I been thinking too much or too often? What lingers there that I hope to see? Or is it just the breath of autumn’s near return That whispers a certain melancholy in me?   As summer days grow ever shorter, Though the furnace heat rises all the while, My mind is looking for something […]

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A Beach Wedding

August 19, 2013 by

Nettie and I attended a beautiful wedding yesterday in a beautiful location, the Adamson House on Malibu Beach, for a very beautiful couple, the children of our beautiful friends (you all know who you are). What a great day and what a great way to begin life together. We wish the bride and groom eons […]

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At The Core

August 12, 2013 by

I watched Salmon Fishing In Yemen yesterday, and it got me to thinking about house maintenance. The connection between the two I hope will become clearer in a moment. In the movie, a rich Sheik (Is there any other kind?) loves to fly fish for salmon at one of his Scottish castles, and wants to […]

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Writing These Posts

August 5, 2013 by

The idea for a post can occur on Monday night Or Tuesday morning. Which is good because It gives me the full week to cogitate, Otherwise known as procrastinate.   Or maybe my brain is dead Until Wednesday. Then something happens. Something startling perhaps. Or ridiculous enough to wrench Me out of my lethargy. Not […]

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